BizNest - Terms & Conditions

Background:

These Terms and Conditions set out the terms of use under which you may use this website, www.biznest.io (“Our Site”).

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully and ensure that you understand them.  Your agreement to comply with and be bound by these Terms and Conditions is deemed to occur upon your first use of Our Site.  If you do not agree to comply with these Terms and Conditions, you must stop using Our Site immediately.

Definitions & Interpretation:

In these Terms and Conditions, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:

Content

Means any and all text, images, audio, video, scripts, code, software, databases and any other form of information capable of being stored on a computer that appears on, or forms part of, Our Site; and

We/Us/Our

Means Biznest, a company registered in England under 10895230, whose registered address is Flat 2, 40 Canfield Gardens, London and whose main trading address is 32 Cubitt Street, London WC1X 0LR.

Information About Us:

Our Site, www.biznest.io, is owned and operated by Follow Your Fire LTD, a limited company registered in England under 10895230, whose registered address is Flat 2, 40 Canfield Gardens, London NW6 3EB and whose main trading address is 32 Cubitt Street, London WC1X 0LR.

Currently, we are collecting email addresses in preparation to test our Beta product  - A marketplace to connect Startup Founders to Business Mentors, which we aim to launch fully in September 2019.
Signing up to our service permits us to contact users for updates about this launch. It does not however permitus to contact users with any other marketing materials unless express consent has been given.

Access to Our Site:

Access to Our Site is free of charge.

It is your responsibility to make any and all arrangements necessary in order to access Our Site.

Access to Our Site is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis.  We may alter, suspend or discontinue Our Site (or any part of it) at any time and without notice.  We will not be liable to you in any way if Our Site (or any part of it) is unavailable at any time and for any period.

Intellectual Property Rights:

All Content included on Our Site and the copyright and other intellectual property rights subsisting in that Content, unless specifically labelled otherwise, belongs to or has been licensed by Us.  All Content is protected by applicable United Kingdom and international intellectual property laws and treaties.
It is your responsibility to make any and all arrangements necessary in order to access Our Site.

You may not reproduce, copy, distribute, sell, rent, sub-licence, store, or in any other manner re-use Content from Our Site unless given express written permission to do so by Us.

You may not use any Content saved or downloaded from Our Site for commercial purposes without first obtaining a licence from Us (or our licensors, as appropriate) to do so.  [This does not prohibit the normal access, viewing and use of Our Site for general information purposes whether by business users or consumers.]

Disclaimers:

Nothing on Our Site constitutes advice on which you should rely. It is provided for general information purposes only.

Insofar as is permitted by law, We make no representation, warranty, or guarantee that Our Site will meet your requirements, that it will not infringe the rights of third parties, that it will be compatible with all software and hardware, or that it will be secure.

We make reasonable efforts to ensure that the Content on Our Site is complete, accurate, and up-to-date.  We do not, however, make any representations, warranties or guarantees (whether express or implied) that the Content is complete, accurate, or up-to-date.

Our Liability:

To the fullest extent permissible by law, We accept no liability to any user for any loss or damage, whether foreseeable or otherwise, in contract, tort (including negligence), for breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with the use of (or inability to use) Our Site or the use of or reliance upon any Content included on Our Site.

To the fullest extent permissible by law, We exclude all representations, warranties, and guarantees (whether express or implied) that may apply to Our Site or any Content included on Our Site.

Currently Our Site is intended for non-commercial use only and just for sign ups to test our Beta product. If you are a business user, We accept no liability for loss of profits, sales, business or revenue; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; loss of anticipated savings; business interruption; or for any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

We exercise all reasonable skill and care to ensure that Our Site is free from viruses and other malware.  We accept no liability for any loss or damage resulting from a virus or other malware, a distributed denial of service attack, or other harmful material or event that may adversely affect your hardware, software, data or other material that occurs as a result of your use of Our Site (including the downloading of any Content from it) or any other site referred to on Our Site.

We neither assume nor accept responsibility or liability arising out of any disruption or non-availability of Our Site resulting from external causes including, but not limited to, ISP equipment failure, host equipment failure, communications network failure, natural events, acts of war, or legal restrictions and censorship.

We make reasonable efforts to ensure that the Content on Our Site is complete, accurate, and up-to-date.  We do not,

Site Security:

We exercise all reasonable skill and care to ensure that Our Site is secure and free from viruses and other malware.
You are responsible for protecting your hardware, software, data and other material from viruses, malware, and other internet security risks.

You must not deliberately introduce viruses or other malware, or any other material which is malicious or technologically harmful either to or via Our Site.

You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any part of Our Site, the server on which Our Site is stored, or any other server, computer, or database connected to Our Site.
You must not attack Our Site by means of a denial of service attack, a distributed denial of service attack, or by any other means.

By breaching the provisions of sub-Clauses 9.3 to 9.5 you may be committing a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990.  Any and all such breaches will be reported to the relevant law enforcement authorities and We will cooperate fully with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them.  Your right to use Our Site will cease immediately in the event of such a breach.

​Acceptable Usage Policy:

You may only use Our Site in a manner that is lawful. Specifically:

You must ensure that you comply fully with any and all local, national or international laws and/or regulations;

You must not use Our Site in any way, or for any purpose, that is unlawful or fraudulent;

You must not use Our Site to knowingly send, upload, or in any other way transmit data that contains any form of virus or other malware, or any other code designed to adversely affect computer hardware, software, or data of any kind; and

You must not use Our Site in any way, or for any purpose, that is intended to harm any person or persons in any way.

We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your access to Our Site if you materially breach the provisions of this Clause 10 or any of the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions.  Specifically, We may take one or more of the following actions:

Suspend, whether temporarily or permanently, your right to access Our Site;

Issue you with a written warning;

Take legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of any and all relevant costs on an indemnity basis resulting from your breach;

Take further legal action against you as appropriate;

Disclose such information to law enforcement authorities as required or as We deem reasonably necessary; and/or

Any other actions which We deem reasonably appropriate (and lawful).

We hereby exclude any and all liability arising out of any actions (including, but not limited to those set out above) that We may take in response to breaches of these Terms and Conditions.

Privacy & Cookies:

Use of Our Site is also governed by Our Cookie and Privacy Policies, available from <<insert link to Cookie Policy>> and <<insert link to Privacy Policy>>.  These policies are incorporated into these Terms and Conditions by this reference.Changes to these Terms and Conditions
We may alter these Terms and Conditions at any time.  [If We do so, details of the changes will be highlighted at the top of this page.]  Any such changes will become binding on you upon your first use of Our Site after the changes have been implemented.  You are therefore advised to check this page from time to time.
In the event of any conflict between the current version of these Terms and Conditions and any previous version(s), the provisions current and in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

Contacting Us:

To contact Us, please email Us at mark@biznest.io or using any of the methods provided on Our contact page at <<insert link to contact page>>.[Communications from Us

If We have your contact details, We may from time to time send you important notices by email.  Such notices may relate to matters including, but not limited to, service changes and changes to these Terms and Conditions.

We will never send you marketing emails of any kind without your express consent.  If you do give such consent, you may opt out at any time.  Any and all marketing emails sent by Us include an unsubscribe link.  If you opt out of receiving emails from Us at any time, it may take up to 2 business days for Us to comply with your request.  During that time, you may continue to receive emails from Us.

For questions or complaints about communications from Us (including, but not limited to marketing emails), please contact Us at mark@biznest.io or via <<insert link to e.g. contact page or complaints page>>.]

General Data Protection:

All personal information that We may use will be collected, processed, and held in accordance with the provisions of EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and your rights under the GDPR.

For complete details of Our collection, processing, storage, and retention of personal data including, but not limited to, the purpose(s) for which personal data is used, the legal basis or bases for using it, details of your rights and how to exercise them, and personal data sharing (where applicable), please refer to Our Privacy Policy <<insert link to Privacy Policy>> [and Cookie Policy <<insert link to Cookie Policy>>].Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms and Conditions, and the relationship between you and Us (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the law of England & Wales.

If you are a consumer, you will benefit from any mandatory provisions of the law in your country of residence. Nothing in Sub-Clause 16.1 above takes away or reduces your rights as a consumer to rely on those provisions.

If you are a consumer, any dispute, controversy, proceedings or claim between you and Us relating to these Terms and Conditions, or the relationship between you and Us (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England, Wales, Scotland, or Northern Ireland, as determined by your residency.

If you are a business, any disputes concerning these Terms and Conditions, the relationship between you and Us, or any matters arising therefrom or associated therewith (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be subject to the [non] exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England & Wales.